Traffic shift from existing US 70 to new US 70 starting March 18, 2013. Approximately 8 weeks are required to complete traffic shift. Work zone area starts from Banks School Road to Massey Toyota dealership.
Existing Traffic Pattern: Two Westbound lane traffic on new US 70. Eastbound traffic in a one lane pattern on the inside lane on new US 70. Eastbound Traffic accessing and leaving local businesses on existing US 70 will have to follow industrial park signs. Westbound traffic pattern will remain the same. Existing US 70 will be in a two lanes two way traffic pattern permanently to access local businesses. The temporary signal at Industrial Dr. and existing US 70 will come down permanently. This phase is to be imposed starting May 4, 2013.The above traffic pattern will last for approximately 2 weeks. Time restriction on US 70 will not apply during this phase.
Next Phase Traffic Pattern: Two lanes westbound traffic pattern on new US 70. Two lanes eastbound traffic on existing US 70. This traffic pattern will be permanent.
Traffic pattern will be updated through the duration of the traffic shift.